Halo Dev Replies to Battle Royale Query: "The Only BR We're Interested in Is the Battle Rifle"

343 Industries has no interest in making a Battle Royale mode for Halo.
343's Jeff Easterling and James Bachici were asked on the 343 Mixer social stream whether there would be a Battle Royale mode in Halo Infinite, and Easterling replied, "I'll tell you right now, the only BR we're really interested in is Battle Rifle."

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Obscure_Observer181d ago


Me too. they just casted a STFU spell on stupid fanboys predicting this game to be a MP only game. ;)

lxeasy180d ago

Yeah also a part of me also thinks Halo infinite might be a next gen launch game. They've said this is the most ambitious Halo game ever made.

Kavorklestein181d ago (Edited 181d ago )

I agree.

Thank Jeebus...
Battle Royale is empty, and rather boring in My opinion, especially without squads or teams.

Fist4achin180d ago

Shots with the battle rifle followed up with a buttstroke and then a tea bag!

purple101181d ago

I like this answer also. I prefer assault rifle close to mid range to the face till the controller rumbles out their hands though...

Sciurus_vulgaris181d ago

I am glad 343i are not jumping on the battle royale train as Halo (and Gears of War) are basically the only remaining console arena shooters.

lxeasy181d ago

Yeah that's a good point

spicelicka181d ago

It would be kind of redundant anyway. Halo is so customizable you can make a BR mode on your own. Hell it already exists in Halo 5's custom games browser.

Forge and custom games are big and underrated part of Halo, and I'm sure Halo Infinite will have so many more tools that creating battle royale would be easy as shit.

lxeasy181d ago (Edited 181d ago )

Yeah that's true, I've played giant free for all modes in Halo forge.

annoyedgamer181d ago

Hopefully it stays that way. And I am still waiting on the MasterChief collection to get fixed.

Kavorklestein181d ago

Patience, Grasshopper...
It has been revealed that you shall get your wish.

Only a little while longer.

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